Shrewsbury Winter Festival | In Conversation with Lajina Masala


In Conversation with Lajina Masala



Name:  Lajina Leal


Occupation:  Owner, Lajina Masala


In three words describe Lajina Masala: Indian Curry Expert


Lajina Masala 

Have you got a favourite recipe and can you share it with us? Parathas, stuffed Indian breads, love making them and eating them, so delicious.


What is your favourite part of the business? Teaching Indian Cooking




With all that has been achieved in your career so far, what are you most proud of?  Winning the competition for being mentored by Chris Haycock, I now have a new business name, website and branding, it's so exciting.




What are you looking forward to most about the Shrewsbury Winter Festival? Catching up with my customers and fellow foodies.  Beth Heath's events are always very special for my business :-)


What are your plans for Christmas?

Have a relaxing break and spend time with Sam, my son, whose home from university.

Avoid putting on any weight, I need to plan for my skydive!


Quick Fire Get To Know You Questions:

Favourite Colour? Red


Favourite Food?   Cake


Favourite tipple? Cocktails


Hobby?  Cooking


Favourite place to visit in Shropshire? Home


What do you want Santa to bring you for Christmas this year?  A Rest



Lajina will can be found sharing her foodie love as part of Buy-From Shropshire at this year's Shrewsbury Winter Festival. Take a look at Lajina's fantastic website or visit her on Buy-From Shropshire